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Steep Rock Association (SRA) is a non-profit land trust funded by your donations. Thanks to the fantastic support from our donors and volunteers SRA is able to offer 3 unique nature preserves with over 40 miles of recreational trails.  Our three preserves are:

Steep Rock Preserve
2 Tunnel Road
Washington Depot, CT 06794

About Steep Rock Preserve

Steep Rock Preserve Trail Map
Directions to Steep Rock Preserve
Points of Interest : Old Rail Road Tunnel, Holiday House, Steep Rock Summit
Rules of Steep Rock Preserve


Hidden Valley Preserve
198 Bee Brook Road
Washington Depot, CT 06794

About Hidden Valley Preserve

Hidden Valley Preserve Tail Map
Directions to Hidden Valley Preserve
Points of interest: The HV Lookout, The HV Pinnacle, The Quartz Mine, The Thoreau Bridge
Rules of Hidden Valley Preserve



Macricostas Preserve
124 Christian Street
New Preston, CT 06777

About Macricostas Preserve

Macricostas Preserve Trail Map
Directions to Macricostas Preserve
Points of interest: Waramaug’s Rock, Meeker Swamp & Viewing Platform, The Macricostas Lookout, StoryWalk
Rules of Macricostas Preserve